Today we read the beautiful book Bird, Butterfly, Eel by James Prosek. This will give us a great introduction to the subject of both life cycles and migration. For a follow-up activity, download the amazing activity guide booklet available at the National Environmental Education Foundation website.
It’s May! A month when most of us start planting our gardens in Ottawa. Today we read; Flower Garden by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt Daisy’s Garden by Mordicai Gerstein and Susan Yard Harris Dinosaur Garden by Liza Donnelly Want to know more about starting a garden? Here is a great video by a … Continue reading Glorious Gardens Storytime
Today’s wonderful story is Bee Love (Can Be Hard) and is written by former Supreme Court Justice, NFL Pro, and grandfather, Alan Page. It is co-written by his daughter and school teacher Kamie Page. And the artwork is by illustrator David Geister. For more bee stories, check out this storytime video;
Today we read It’s Earth Day by Mercer Mayer and The Earth Book by Todd Parr
Today we read Ocean Soup written by Meeg Pincus and illustrated by Lucy Semple
Izzy the Whiz and Passover McClean by Yael Mermelstein and Carrie Hartman You can also check out last year’s Passover storytime!
Today we read a wonderful wonderful book called One Day at Wood Green Animal Shelter by Patricia Casey! I know you’re going to love it too!
For Winter Fun Day we read: In the Snow: Who’s Been Here? by Lindsay Barrett George Print and Play the Animal Track Match Game! Visit That After School Life to get instructions on how to play! The PDF printables are free. Students can play in groups of 4, so only a few sets are needed … Continue reading Winter Fun Day Story – In the Snow: Who’s Been Here?
Today we read 3 pizza-themed books! In the comments I want to know your favourite pizza toppings! Pizza Kittens by Charlotte Voake Hi, Pizza Man! by Virginia Walter and Illustrated by Ponder Goembel Pete’s A Pizza by William Steig Activity – Geometry Pizza! This cool idea comes from Mrs. Thompson’s Treasures. Cut out the following … Continue reading Pizza Storytime
Hello everyone and happy Tu B’Shevat! Today we read… Be A Friend to Trees by Patricia Lauber and illustrated by Holly Keller Your Assignment: Where the video asks you to make a list of things made out of wood, and then things made out of paper and cardboard, PAUSE the video and list the items … Continue reading Tu B’Shevat Storytime – Be A Friend to Trees